“Wait, don’t eat it yet! I need to take a picture.” When people go out to dinner, the first five minutes will probably be spent getting the perfect picture for Instagram. You’ve got to get the right lighting, choose the right filter, write the right caption and of course, top it all of with the … More Millennials Ruin Everything: Food Edition
I am the festive one in my flat. The first of December rolls around and I am ready to jingle my bells (don’t read into that). I’m the kind of person who is tone-deaf, yet insists on giving a full rendition of All I Want For Christmas Is You at any given interval. I will get … More How To Do Christmas On A Student Budget
I’m not sure if you know but the headlines this week are covering the news that a man and a woman are getting married next year. Obviously, I’m oversimplifying the royal engagement of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, which was announced by Clarence House on Monday 27 November. Since then, there have been tv interviews, … More BREAKING NEWS: A Couple Got Engaged On Monday
I don’t have a sliver of belief in astrology. Horoscopes, star signs, planets orbiting… it’s all bullshit to me. However, I still insist on reading the Cosmopolitan predictions on Snapchat because come on, they’re just a bit of harmless fun. There are people who consult the stars or whatever before making any life decisions. Each … More A Week Living By My Horoscope
I’m the first to confess that I’m a bit of a Bah-Humbug about Halloween. Even as a kid, I dreaded it: eating witches’ toes (Wotsits) or eyeballs (chocolate wrapped in foil), knocking on strangers’ front doors and asking for sweets, face paint and fancy dress… And oh my god, the smell of fake blood makes … More What Not To Wear This Halloween
Hands up if you’re sick of hearing about Brexit. Brexit talks, Brexit deals, Brexit no-deal… That’s the newest one, the no-deal. Amidst the hum of brexitbrexitbrexit, it took me a while to care enough to read up on it. Yes, I’m bored of Brexit but I also realise it’s my responsibility to stay informed. A … More Brexit: No Deal, No Gap Year?
Today, the BBC published an article revealing that some organ donors’ families have stopped donations from taking place. The statistics show that: “In 2016/17 the total number of deceased donors was 1,413. In the same year, families blocked the donations of 91 people who had signed the register.” “In England, NHS figures showed that 457 … More The Day I Became An Organ Donor